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Lake Viaduct, Near Bridestowe, Okehampton, Devon UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
N 50° 40.885 W 004° 04.644
30U E 423883 N 5614951
Quick Description: A granite built arched viaduct on West Dartmoor.
Location: United Kingdom
Date Posted: 11/16/2008 11:53:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM55XQ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member GEO*Trailblazer 1
Views: 6

Long Description:
This viaduct was used to carry trains across the Lake Valley, the line was built in the late 1800's and dismantled in the 1960's, the viaduct is now used as a bike track.
What type of traffic does this bridge support?: Once trains now bikes/walkers

What kind of gap does this bridge cross?:
Valley


Is the bridge still in service for its original purpose?: No

Name of road or trail the bridge services: Railway between Tavistock and Okehampton.

Location:
West Dartmoor, Devon UK


Length of bridge: Not listed

Height of bridge: Not listed

Date constructed: Not listed

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Brentorboxer visited Lake Viaduct, Near Bridestowe, Okehampton, Devon UK 11/18/2008 Brentorboxer visited it

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